Capitol Hill News. (Capitol Hill, Okla.), Vol. 1, No. 22, Ed. 1 Friday, February 9, 1906 Page: 2 of 8
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LOST 72 POUNDS.
Was Fast Drifting Into the Fatal
Stages of Kidney Sickness.
Dr. Melvin M. Page, Pago Optical
Co., Erie, Pn., writes: "Taking too
many Iced drinl.s in New York In
1895 sent me home with a terrible at-
tack of kidney trouble. 1 had acute
pain in the back,
headaches and at-
tacks of dizziness,
wtf , My eyes gave out,
and with the lan-
guor and sleepless-
ness of the disease
upon me I wasted
from 194 to 122
pounds. At the
time I started us-
ing Doan’s Kidney Pills an abscess
was forming on my right kidney.
The trouble was quickly checked,
however, and the treatment cured me,
so that I have been well since 1896
and weigh 188 pounds.”
Sold by all dealers. 50 cents a box.
Foster-Milburn Co., Buffalo, N. Y.
CAPITOL HILL <EWS.
s'."m7 JACKSON," Editor, Publiikr s*. Pr«prlf»«r.
MRS. E. E. RUGAN, - Associate Local Editor.
~Trlrl iUSii E DE VE
Entered uh second-duns matter November 11, 1905,
nt the postoffice, Oopitol Bill, Oklahoma, under net
of cong.'eae, Mttrch 3, 1879.
NEW STATE NEWS
Her Idea of It
An official of one of the telegraph
companies tells an amusing story of a
young woman in a Pennsylvania town
who wished to send a telegram to a
New York firm ordering a supply of
After some inquiries as to whether
the line "really and truly” did “con-
nect with New York,” the young wom-
an finally decided to afford the com-
pany the benefit of her patronage.
Opening her hand bag she took there-
from various samples which she con-
sulted from time to time as she un-
dertook the task of expressing her
wants in the usual ten words. When
she had apparently completed tlTe in-
teresting operation, she attached two
of the samples to the telegraph form
and handed her message to the man
at the window. Her telegram read
"Blank and Company. Send express
four yards sample A and six yards B.
— Success Magazine.
Herbert Gladstone Musician
Herbert Gladstone Is fond of music
and is never so happy as when he
is engaged in madrigal singing. Not
many vocalists can play as he plays
the piano, organ and ’cello.
A child was born in the United
States jail In Muskogee last week to
a colored woman, who is sentenced to
three years in the penitentiary for
The new Grand Opera House at
Tulsa was opened on the evening of
During the past year 4,268 deeds and
4,139 mortgages and releases were
filed in the office of the register of
deeds of Oklahoma county. This is
is an average of twenty-seven each
day or about three times the average
of daily flings at Dallas, which was
eleven per day.
Vernon Stettmund, 12 years old,
died at ChandW as the result of eat-
ing large quantU.es of raw peanuts.
A post mortem showed that the intes-
tines were clogged by the undigested
peanuts, some of the kernels being
Charles Cherry, receiver of the de-
funct Farmers’ National bank of King-
fisher, announces that final arrange-
ments have been made to pay all de-
positors in full within a short time,
and that the affairs of the bank with-
in the next few months will be turned
back to the stockholders. The liabili-
ties amount to $9,000.
A multitude of sinners rely on char-
Muskogee closed up her bu»iness
nouses one day last week and all
merchants and clerks turned out to
assist in raising the $20,000 bonus to
secure the Midland Valley shops.
Each subscriber to the bonus was
given a lot in an addition to the city
equal in value to his donation.
J. L. Thompson, tax collector for the
city of Chickasha, up to February 1st,
collected taxes for 1905 to the amount
$28,000. This equals the entire
amount collected for the year 1904.
Fifteen thousand to $16,000 more yet
remain to be collected on last year.
The Missouri, Oklahoma & Gulf
Railroad company has closed a con-
tract with the town of Alton for the
necessary bonus and right-of-way for
the road to build to Alton. The com-
pany will commence construction
work at Afton and build south down
Grand river to Wagoner.
When you see real good work being
done in the world, don’t pay too much
attention to the agent. Moses never
looked to see what sort of bush was
burning when tfce Lord appeared fn
The Frost Hotel at Westville was
ourned last week together with all
the furnishings. The loss is estimated
| at $10,000. A number of adjoining
j buildings were burned also, but the
j value of them was not much. Many
1 of- the guests escaped from the build-
ing by 60 narrow a margin that they
were unable to save any of their per-
“My honest conviction, based upon
my own experience and that of my
friends, is that ‘Hunt’s Cure' will cure
a larger per cent of skin troubles,
especially of an itching variety, than
any other remedy. Certainly those af-
flicted with any form of itch should
J. O. Monroe,
The safe of the postofflee at Mc-
Curtain was robbed one night last
week of a 6um of money amounting
to about $200. The blowing of safes
in the twin territories is becoming
a thing of almost nightly occurrence,
| and as yet not one of the night
prowlers have been caught, although
a number have been arrested on sus-
This world would be a pleasanter
place to live in if only the powers
that be were as anxious to discover
and reward the good as they are to
catch and punish the bad.
Mr*. Wlnglow'a Soothing Syrnp.
You don’t often catch a man with
horse sense fooling around automo-
TO CtJRK A COLD IN ONE I>AY
Talte LAXATIVE UIIOMO Quinine lalilete. Print-
ElBts refund money If it falls to cure. E. IV.
GKOVE’S signature la on each box. 25c.
A man seldom loses his confidence
until he loses his money.
You never hear any one complain
about “Defiance Starch.” There is none
to equal it in quality and quantity, lt»
ounces, 10 cents. Try it now and save
A TRULY IDEAL WIFE
HER HUSBAND'S BEST HELPER
vigorous Health la the Great Source of
Power to Inspire and Encourage-
AU Women Should Seek It.
One of the most noted, successful and
richest men of this century, iu a recent
article, has said, “ Whatever I am and
whatever success X have attained in
this world I owe all to my wife. From
tha day I first knew her she has been
an inspiration, and the greatest help-
mate of my life.”
A real loving wife waits till her hus-
band has said which part of the
chicken he likes best, when she ex-
presses a preference for some other
A number of mayors of Indian Ter-
ritory towns are in Washington try-
ing to get a bill through congress by
which railroads can be compelled to
pay taxes within incorporated towns
in the territory. There is a law under
which roads may be taxed, but as
there is no penalty for non-payment
the law is ineffective. If a law is
passed as desired the burden of
municipal government will not fall
so heavy upon the citizens.
—that Allcock’s are the original and only
genuine porous plasters; all other so-called
porous plasters arc imitations.
Cork, though the most buoyant sub-
stance, will not iise to the surface
again if sunk 200 feet below the
ocean’s surface, wing to the great
pressure of the water. At any less
depth it will work its way back to
Piso's Cure for Consumption is an infallible
medicine for coughs and colds.—N. W. Samuel,
Ocean Grove, N. J., Feb. IV, 1900.
How early people get around who
have kicks to make, and what a time
it takes them to come who have com-
pliments to give!
Taylor’s Cherokee Remedy of Sweet Gum
and Mullen is Nature's great remedy—Cures
Coughs, Colds, Croup and Consumption,
and all throat and lung troubles. At drug-
gists, 26c., EOc. and $1.00 per bottle.
If v u have friends you must make
up j jur mind to do two things: Sym-
pathize with their troubles, and laugh
at their jokes.
Where Others Failed.
"Each spring for five or six years I
broke out with a kind of Eczema,
which nothing seemed to relieve per-
manently. Finally I tried a box of
Hunt’s Cure, which promptly cured
me. Two years have passed by, but
the trouble has not returned.”
Mrs. Kate Howard,
Little Rock, Ark.
When you work so hard that no one
can complain you are a loafer they
begin to find fault with your kind of
Hustler, Here Is Your Chance
We want an energetic man in every
town in Oklahoma and Indian Terri-
tory to place before the public the
finest proposition on earth. Hustlers
can make 100 per day. Write today
or some one will get the exclusive
right in your town. John ThreadgiU
Company, care ThreadgiU Hotel, Ok-
We have noticed when a man sheds
tears with his promises to reform
that he backslides all the quicker.
To be such a successful wife, to re-
tain the love and admiration of her
husband, to inspire him to make the
most of himself, should be a woman’s
constant study. Vy I
If a w oman finds that her energies
are flagging, that she gets easily tired,
dark shadows appear under her eyes,
she has backache, headaches, bearing-
down pains, nervousness, irregularities
or the blues, she should start at once
to build up her system by a tonic with
specific powers, such as Lydia E. Pink-
ham's Vegetable Compound.
Following we publish by request a
letter from a young wife :
Dear Mrs. Pinkham:
“ Ever since my child was bom I have suf-
fered, as I hope few women ever have, with in-
flammation, female weakness, bearing-down
pains, backache and wretched headaches. It
affected my stomach so I could not enioy my
meals, and half my time was sp ut in bed.
“Lydia E. Pinkham’s Vegetable Compound
made me a well woman, and I feel so grateful
that I am glad to write and tell you of my
marvelous recovery. It brought me health,
new life and vitality.”—Mrs. Bessie Ainsley,
611 South 10th Street, Tacoma, Wash.
What Lydia E. Pinkham’s Vegetable
Compound did for Mrs. Ainsley it will
do for every sick and ailing woman. •
If you have symptoms you don’t un-
derstand write to Mrs. Pinkham,
daughter-in-law of Lydia E. Pinkham,
at Lynn, Mass. Her advice is free and
Many Children are Sickly,
Mother Gray’s Sweet Powders forChildren,
used by Mother Gray, a nurse in Children’9
Home, New York, cure Feverishness, Head-
ache, Stomach Troubles, Teething Dis-
orders, Break up Colds and Destroy Worms.
At all Druggists’ ,26c. Sample mailed FREE.
Address Allen S. Olmsted, Le Roy, N. Y.
A man can lose more money
through one hole in his pocket than
eighteen holes in a golf course.
Insist on Getting It.
Some grocers say they don’t keep
Defiance Starch. This is because they
have a stock on hand of other brands
containing only 12 oz in a package,
which they won't be able to sell first,
because Defiance contains 16 oz. for
the same money.
Do you want 16 oz. instead of 12 o%.
for same money? Then buy Defiance
Starch. Requires no cooking.
Even love doesn’t mind making goo-
goo eyes at money.
IfBao™<eye8WutBo} Thompson’s Eye Water
6EFIINCE Gold Wafer Stare!
makes laundrv work a pleasure. 10 oz. pkg. 10
W.N.U.—Oklahoma City—No. 6, 190:
CURES WHERE ALL ELSE KAILS.
Beit Cough Syrup. Tastes Good. U
In time. Sold by druggists.
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Jackson, S. M. Capitol Hill News. (Capitol Hill, Okla.), Vol. 1, No. 22, Ed. 1 Friday, February 9, 1906, newspaper, February 9, 1906; Capitol Hill, Oklahoma. (gateway.okhistory.org/ark:/67531/metadc936764/m1/2/: accessed June 20, 2018), The Gateway to Oklahoma History, gateway.okhistory.org; crediting Oklahoma Historical Society.